Tomorrow marks ten years. Ten years since the Supreme Court doubled down on the idea that corporations are people and money is speech. It’s no wonder that this is where we are today. But that decision from the Court wasn’t the only tragedy that occurred on January 21, 2010. On that afternoon, Air America Radio announced they were filing for bankruptcy, Chapter 7, so no efforts to reorganize and come back. It was over. Done Kaput. On that night, instead of waiting for the ISDN connection to the Air America studios from my home studio in Miami, at 11pm [...]
It's a rollercoaster of a day on the show. We were part of history last night, as the House of Representatives, for only the third time in history, voted to impeach a sitting president. Donald J. Trump is now impeached on two articles -- abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. After a break for the holidays, the action moves to the senate where the trial to determine whether he'll be removed from office will take place. Former Congressman Alan Grayson has a new book out, High Crimes: The Impeachment of Donald Trump. He returns to the show after [...]
After a look at the latest news, we check in with our regular Thursday guest - Howie Klein of DownWithTyranny.com and the Blue America PAC to talk politics. Today, Howie broke a bit of news (Alan Grayson is running for Congress again), and we also talked a bit about Howie's background as president of Reprise Records and working with Neil Young!
It's days like this that we have to dig down deep to count our blessings, so we will.. after talking FloriDUH with Deborah Newell Tornello, chatting with the other Democratic candidate in the Florida senate primary, Pam Keith, and recounting the horrible news of recent days. But tomorrow's Thanksgiving, and there's a law that says we have to be grateful for something, right?
Nicole is joined at the top of the show by candidate for the US Senate from Florida, Congressman Alan Grayson, who recently endorsed Hillary Clinton for president. GottaLaff returns to hang out in the second hour and talk about the rest of the news.
Get your drinking game ready, because tonight's the GOP Debate #3 from Boulder, CO. Nicole Sandler gets ready for the fun with Congressman and senatorial candidate Alan Grayson, FloriDUH's Deborah Newell Tornello, and the Campaign for America's Future's Dave Johnson
The US is still in the midst of Pope fever. Today, our regular Fri morning guest Julianna Forlano is instead in Central Park, hoping to get a Pontiff glimpse. That's OK. Congressman and Senate candidate Alan Grayson will fill in! Plus, the other Joel Silberman. Really. And for Flashback Friday, we end the week by going back to 2001 with Ryan Adams!
It's Pope-mania in the USA, but Congressional Republicans are revolting! Once again, Nicole discusses the intersection of religion and politics. Harvey J. Kaye and Howie Klein guest
Nicole Sandler is back to kick off a new week that includes Jon Stewart's final turn at The Daily Show desk, the first GOP 2016 debate and lots more. Joel Silberman join in to discuss it all and then some.
Nicole Sandler kicks off her long-awaited Radio or Not Fundraiser Auction today. She'll spotlight a few of the items each day for the next 10 days. More info at http://radioornot.com/auction/. Congressman Alan Grayson weighs in on the Iran deal, and The Nation's John Nichols joins in to talk about the Bernie Sanders momentum and more!